“Star Wars: The Rise of Skywalker” will hit Chinese Market Dec. 20, day-and-date with the U.S.
Star Wars: The Rise Of Skywalker will be release in china on December 20, 2019, same day it will be release in the U.S. This will mark a change from the saga’s recent holiday prediction which have each bowed in January.
According to the post today on the official Star Wars Weibo account, There is a release of Chinese-subtitle trailer and also preview to begin from 7pm on 18th of December in China, the same day major international market will start releasing fully.
The Star war franchise has is one the Chinese audience are not familiar with, it has an under performed history in the chinese market hopeful we expect this to do more than expected just as “The Force Awakens”.
“The Force Awakens” performed worse than expectations in 2016 but nevertheless grossed a sizable $124 million in China. The 2017 spinoff “Rogue One: A Star Wars Story” grossed $69 million, while last year’s “Solo: A Story” and “The Last Jedi” made just $16.5 million and $42.5 million, respectively.
Who is in Star Wars the rise of Skywalker?
“The Rise of Skywalker” is directed by J.J. Abrams and stars Daisy Ridley, John Boyega, Adam Driver, Lupita Nyong’o, Oscar Isaac, Richard E. Grant, Domhnall Gleeson and Keri Russell.
It will also feature appearances from original cast actors Mark Hamill and, via previously shot footage, Carrie Fisher, although she died in 2016.